Artefacts Photographs and Images Postcards Video Cassettes / CDs Maps, Plans and Diagrams Documents Fiction Books Non-Fiction Books

 

A detail of the various books, records and other documents held by the Society is set out below;

Anyone seeking further information on any of these documents or wishing to view them should get in touch with the Society Archivist,
Ronald Morrison RM114414@aol.com (tel. 01361 882166) with whom arrangements can be made.

12 Events

 
  1. Funeral of Miller of Manderston 1906
  2. Ba'game
  3. 1948 Floods - 2 images
  4. 1948/49 Wedding (mock?) Garrymore House (with names)
  5. Military display in Market Square c.1950 (event unknown)
  6. Fair in the Square c. 1950
  7. Crowd scene - event unknown c. 1950 (outside Easifit Shop)
  8. 1956 Queen's visit - 4 images
  9. 1959 Creeling marriage ceremony - marriage of Liz Storey and Ian McCallum
  10. Re-erection of the Mercat Cross in the Square 1993 - newspaper images
  11. Visit by Hon. Angus Ogilvie
  12. 1994 'Keep Berwickshire in the Borders' Committee at Manderston House
  13. 1995 V.J. Day 50th. anniversary - 6 images (with names)
  14. 2000 Unveiling of Millennium Cairn - newspaper photograph and 6 images

Funeral of Miller of Manderston 1906 at Bridgend

13 Families

 
  1. Various images relating to Stephenson/Renton family Kidshiel

  2. Various images relating to Oliver/McArdle family Duns

 

14 Great Houses

  1 Duns Castle and Estate
  • Duns Castle from an etching c.1790

  • do c.1820

  • do 1831

  • Fishing on Duns Lake

  • Curling on Duns Lake

  • Sally's Lodge - two images

  • Gateway Sally Lodge?

  • Reiver's Party passes Sally Lodge

  • Castle courtyards

  • Castle in snow

 

2) Blackadder House -(now demolished) - two images
3) Blanerne House - two images
4)Bonkyl Lodge
5) Borthwick Castle - ruins of
6) Broomhouse
7) Charterhall
8) Edrom House
9) Foulden House
10) Houndwood House
11) Hutton Castle
12) Kames House
13) Kelloe House
14) Kimmerghame House - two images
Entrance gates
Fire 1939 - 5 images
15) Ladykirk House
16) Langton House (now demolished)
  • External views -4
  • internal views - 2
  • Partially demolished -3
  • estate cottages -2
17) The Laws Berwickshire
18) Lennel House Coldstream
19) Longformacus House
20) Manderston House - two images (foxhounds)
21) Maines House Chirnside
22) Marchmont House
23) Nisbet House Duns
24) Ninewells Chirnside
25) Oxendean Tower Duns
26) Peelwalls House Ayton
27) Purves Hall Greenlaw
28) Rathburne House Longformacus
29) Spottiswoode House
30) Stichill House Kelso
31) Wedderburn Castle Duns
32) Whitehall Chirnside

15 Industrial

 

a) Cumledge Mill

1) aerial view
2) images -two
3) Drawing by Colin Robertson
4) images of flood 1948 - 4
5) Visit by Reiver's Party c. 1950
6) Mrs. Laidlaw (wife of founder).
7) Wartime redundancy notice

b) Paper Mills

1 Young Trotter, proprietor Broomhouse Paper Mill.
2 Chirnside Bridge Paper Mill

  • a) etching 1842
  • b) do 1851
  • c) 1923 - 3 images
3 Etching Broomhouse Paper Mill  

c) Robert Pringle and Son

  • a) Seamstresses at work
  • b) Staff outside former Town Hall
  • c) Staff re-union

Seamstresses at work Pringle Factory

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